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How to Manage Cash Flow Gaps
How to Manage Cash Flow Gaps
During my first full year of freelancing, I lost three of my main clients within a week. In turn, my monthly earnings sank from $6,000 to about $2,000. As I was earning a mere fraction of what I needed to get by, I panicked. I wasn’t earning enough...
Selling at craft fairs, maker shops, and pop-up stores
Selling at craft fairs, maker shops, and pop-up stores
The shop small movement is going strong. According to data released in late November 2018, U.S. consumers spent an estimated $17.8 billion (a record high) at independent retailers and restaurants. This upward trend has been gaining momentum since...
What to Know About Quarterly Business Taxes
What to Know About Quarterly Business Taxes
If you work for an employer, you likely think about paying your taxes once a year. When you start earning money for yourself, however, everything changes. Although tax returns are only due once a year, the IRS wants you to pay your taxes on a much...

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Should New Freelancers Provide Free Services?
Should New Freelancers Provide Free Services?
Should freelancers provide free services? Your initial reaction to this question is most likely a resounding ‘N-O!’ Under most circumstances, you’re right; you shouldn’t work for free. That’s what volunteering or charity work is for. However, this...
Google Ads Basics And Best Practices
Google Ads Basics And Best Practices
Digital marketing is marketing. Now more than ever, small business owners must have a solid understanding of the marketing tools and strategies that can help them grow their business and stay competitive. In this webinar, we focus on Search Engine...
What is Business Banking?
What is Business Banking?
Building your business entails managing your finances, including cash flow, invoicing, payroll, expenses, and more. It all ties back to business banking, which can be confusing when you’re trying to learn the lingo and compare the options. In this...

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Meet the founder of Exponent
Meet the founder of Exponent
Product management is a rapidly growing, dynamic discipline with a wide range of potential definitions. Most tech companies (and many other companies as well) know they need product managers, but not everyone knows exactly what they do. Many folks...
Making time for career development as a freelancer
Making time for career development as a freelancer
Back when I had a day job as a proofreader at a small publisher, it became obvious that our company sorely needed a social media and content marketing plan. Besides a simple business website, the publisher had essentially zero web presence. My colleague...
A spotlight on Azlo ecommerce entrepreneurs
A spotlight on Azlo ecommerce entrepreneurs
For the holiday sales season, we wrote a series of posts to help entrepreneurs with ecommerce businesses: we covered core strategies for making the season a success, how to use digital payment tools to increase sales, and smart ways to automate your...

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Grow Your Business: SEO & Content Marketing 101
Grow Your Business: SEO & Content Marketing 101
Digital Marketing is important for every business, especially if you are a small business owner. With COVID-19 changing selling practices and brick and mortar stores relying on online sales to stay in business, having a strong online presence is now...
Small Business Website Optimization Webinar
Small Business Website Optimization Webinar
Building a successful business website isn’t just about slick design, clean code, and catchy copy. It also requires a deep understanding of your target market and their needs, plus a relentless commitment to research and testing. In this webinar,...
Business Tax Preparation and Benefits
Business Tax Preparation and Benefits
Azlo teamed up with Certified Public Accountant, Jay Holmes - Quickbooks Pro Advisor and principal at Blueback Accounting for this webinar that covers: The basics of setting up your accounting system and tools to use for a seamless proces s. ...

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